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You can't miss this poetry and music night for Jose F. Lacaba

Feb 26, 2020 - 4:45 PM

'Kape't Ka Pete: Poetry and Night for Jose F. Lacaba' happens on March 7

Ang kuwento ng dalawang Antonio

Nov 30, 2019 - 11:00 AM

Magkapatid sa sining, at kapwa isinilang nang Nobyembre, si Lamberto Antonio ay iniluklok kamakailan sa Hall of Fame ng Palanca, habang si Teo Antonio ang paksa ng librong nanalo ng National Book Award

Rappler’s Marites Vitug, Joselito de los Reyes win 38th National Book Awards

Nov 04, 2019 - 8:58 PM

Marites Dañguilan Vitug’s ‘Rock Solid: How the Philippines Won Its Maritime Case against China’ is Best Book in Journalism and Joselito D. de los Reyes’s ‘Finding Teo: Tula/Talambuhay’ is Best Book of Nonfiction Prose in Filipino

Online literary journal dissolves over sexual harassment allegations

Oct 28, 2019 - 3:36 PM

'There should be no poetry as usual and convenient moving on when there are important matters to reckon with,' say 9 High Chair members of the journal's dissolution

DISSOLVED. Members of online poetry journal High Chair decided to "immediately dissolve" the publication over allegations of sexual harassment faced by some of its members.

Rappler editor, columnist finalists for 38th National Book Awards

Sep 29, 2019 - 12:51 PM

Shorlisted are Marites Dañguilan Vitug’s ‘Rock Solid: How the Philippines Won Its Maritime Case against China’ as Best Book in Journalism and Joselito D. Delos Reyes’s ‘Finding Teo: Tula/Talambuhay’ as Best Book of Nonfiction Prose in Filipino

Filipino poet featured in South African literary festival

Sep 07, 2019 - 5:31 PM

Award-winning poet Jim Pascual Agustin read some of his works at Poetry in McGregor, now on its 7th edition

POETRY FESTIVAL. Award-winning poet Jim Pascual Agustin at Poetry in McGregor in Western Cape in South Africa. Photo courtesy of San Anselmo Publications Inc

Frank Cimatu launches poetry collection

Aug 18, 2019 - 9:06 PM

'Ang Mga Prusisyong Dumaan sa Unang Bangungot' is Frank Cimatu's first solo book

Poet, journalist Ariel Dim Borlongan dies

Aug 09, 2019 - 10:24 AM

The multi-awarded poet's works tackled the struggles of the working class, marginalized, and oppressed

Juan Miguel Severo reminds mall: 'Make paying artists your default'

Aug 06, 2019 - 11:12 AM

The spoken word artist apologizes to the mall he blasted for unfair compensation, but stresses that artists must be paid fairly for their services

JUAN MIGUEL SEVERO. The spoken word artist performs at Joey Ayala's 'Mandiriwa' Concert in 2017. File photo by Martin San Diego/ Rappler

Filipino poet Rogelio Mangahas dies

Jul 04, 2018 - 10:29 AM

(UPDATED) Prize-winning poet Rogelio G. Mangahas dies at age 79

FILIPINO POET. Rogelio Mangahas, Filipino poet and artist, dies at age 69. Photo from the Komisyon sa Wikang Filipino

Cirilo F. Bautista and Baguio: How the poet became the muse of the city

May 08, 2018 - 6:06 PM

The Baguio Writers Group has since expanded, and literature is no longer the weak link in the Baguio art scene, thanks to the Sampaloc boy who decided to teach here more than 50 years ago

BAGUIO'S MUSE. Cirilo Bautista leaves a lasting legacy in the city, where he started writing and met his future wife. Photo courtesy of Shirley Lua

Edgar Maranan, poet and activist, dies

May 08, 2018 - 11:48 AM

(UPDATED) He had won 33 Carlos Palanca literary prizes and became a Hall of Famer in 2000

POET, ACTIVIST. Edgar Maranan finally stops writing. Photo courtesy of Lei Maranan-Goldstein

Verses typhoon Yolanda: A storm of Filipino poets

Mar 16, 2014 - 2:47 PM

In response to Yolanda’s devastation Filipino poets in the Philippines and the diaspora rallied to create a fundraising anthology